Category: Caryl Rivers

Apple and Facebook Put the Biological Clock on Ice

Women’s eNews Co-written by Caryl Rivers, College of Communication Are Facebook’s and Apple’s new policies good for women? The two companies made headlines recently by announcing that they would pay for “egg freezing” for female employees. The procedure will allow women to preserve the viability of their eggs if they wanted to halt their “biological clock” […]

Interview With Caryl Rivers: Beware Subtle Bias

Workforce Management Caryl Rivers, College of Communication It looks like the old, more traditional type of in-your-face discrimination has been replaced with a stealth version. According to Caryl Rivers, professor of journalism at Boston University and co-author of “The New Soft War on Women,”bias has gone underground. To ensure fair and equitable treatment between the […]